‘Smart’ cloth may replace batteries in wearable devices

Scientists have developed the first durable, flexible cloth that harnesses human motion to generate energy and could replace batteries in wearable devices.

‘Smart’ cloth may replace batteries in wearable devices

Why some galaxies are better at forming new stars decoded

Galactic 'rain' may explain why some galaxies are more prolific at making new stars than others, a new study has found.

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MOM views Mars albedo; will help study its surface properties

India's Mars Orbiter Mission payload has viewed the albedo of Mars that will be useful to study it surface properties, Indian Space Research Organisation said today...

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First ever photograph of light as a particle and a wave

In a breakthrough, Swiss scientists have succeeded in taking the first ever photograph of light behaving both...

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Total solar eclipse will occur on March 20

A total solar eclipse will occur on March 20, but it will not be visible in India...

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NASA spacecraft nearing its second stop – dwarf planet Ceres

A NASA spacecraft is preparing to rendezvous with the largest object in the asteroid belt located between Mars and Jupiter...

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Soon, robot legs that ‘see’ where they are going

Researchers are developing an artificial vision system that can enable a robotic ankle to see where it is going to improve the wearer's gait.

Soon, robot legs that ‘see’ where they are going

Bright lights on dwarf planet perplex NASA as probe nears

The discovery of another bright light on the dwarf planet Ceres has NASA scientists perplexed as the US Dawn...

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NASA rover Curiosity clicks stunning selfie on Mars

NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has clicked a selfie which shows the one-tonne robotic vehicle at the "Mojave" site on the Red Plane...

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Indian wisdom, spiritualism form basis of modern science: Rajnath Singh

Ancient Indian wisdom and spiritualism form the foundation of modern day science and even a lifetime spent in the country is not enough...

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Aryabhatta knew about gravity before Newton: Former ISRO Chief G Madhavan Nair

One of the country's leading scientists and former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair today propounded the theory...

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Antarctica: Mystery continent holds key to mankind’s future

Earth's past, present and future come together here on the northern peninsula of Antarctica, the wildest...

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New ultra-sensitive, UV light sensor to detect fires

A material traditionally used in ceramics, glass and paint, can be manipulated to produce an ultra-sensitive UV light sensor...

New ultra-sensitive, UV light sensor to detect fires

NASA spacecraft spots two moons orbiting Pluto

A NASA spacecraft set to encounter Pluto this summer has spotted two small moons orbiting the icy dwarf planet...

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Coming back to life

The Large Hadron Collider at CERN gets a new purpose, while GPG, an open-source encryption programme, gets a new lease of life.

Coming back to life

NASA to send submarine to Saturn’s moon Titan

NASA is planning to send a nuclear-powered submarine to explore one of the methane seas located on Saturn's...

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Now, pay $95 and get a 3-D selfie

Want to up your selfie game? You can now get a 3-D printed replica of yourself!

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‘Cloud’ over Mars leaves scientists baffled

Amateur astronomers have spotted two strange, cloud-like plumes high over Mars, deepening the mystery...

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A business plan for space

The Federal Aviation Administration gave a foundation to US companies seeking a foothold on celestial bodies by saying it would make sure businesses wouldn’t interfere with one another.

A business plan for space

World’s oceans clogged by millions of tons of plastic trash

The world's oceans are clogged with plastic debris, but how much of it finds its way into the seas annually...

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Want to save the planet? Socialise with your neighbours

Socialising with your neighbours leads to more planet-friendly behaviours than spending time with friends or family...

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Brain develops abnormally in stutterers

A region of the brain thought to control speech production develops abnormally in children...

Brain develops abnormally in stutterers

Earth’s inner core has its own inner core

Scientists have found that the Earth's inner core has its own smaller core within it, a discovery that may shed light on how our planet has evolved.

Earth’s inner core has its own inner core

Glitch delays launch of SpaceX rocket with US weather satellite

Launch of a SpaceX rocket with a U.S. weather satellite bound for deep space was called off minutes before liftoff on...

Glitch delays launch of SpaceX rocket with US weather satellite

SpaceX poised to launch resurrected space weather satellite

A USD 340 million sun-observing spacecraft that was initially dreamed up by former US vice president Al Gore...

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NASA’s Hubble captures rare triple-moon conjunction

Europa, Callisto and Io complete orbits around Jupiter with durations ranging from 2 days to 17 days...

NASA’s Hubble captures rare triple-moon conjunction

Superfast 3D printed octopus robot developed

Scientists have developed an octopus-like robot, which can zoom through water with ultra-fast propulsion and acceleration...

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